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同然, どうぜん

  • dōzen

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • similar to
  • same
  • right
  • proper
  • just
  • natural

Examples of 同然,どうぜん in a Sentence

助言命令同然
His advice amounts to an order.
天才同然
He is no less than a genius.
The work is practically finished.
Police shot the armed robber in the head - he died almost immediately.
満腹はごちそう同然
Enough is as good as a feast.
He was no better than a motherless child.
He was deeply in debt. And he and his family skipped town.
ジェーンはかなづち同然泳げない
Jane swims like a brick.
The man who stops learning is as good as dead.
乞食同然
I am no better than a beggar.

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